American Airlines Redeploys Pillows

American is pulling pillows from its MD80 aircraft and redeploying them to other aircraft flying longer routes. They think they can save a six-figure amount in cleaning costs by not hunting down pillows on their MD80 aircraft. The usual silly explanation is given, however:

    “It will streamline our cabin service,”

Hat tip to Today in the Sky.

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